KATHMANDU — The national reconstruction campaign led by the recently formed Reconstruction Authority will be formally initiated from January 16, 2016, on the occasion of eighteenth National Earthquake Safety Day.
Talking at a press meet organized by Earthquake Safety Day Publicity Sub-committee on Friday in the Capital, Director of Department of Urban Development and Building Construction, Ramesh Prasad Singh said a declaration about the initiation of reconstruction works under the reconstruction authority will be made on January 16.
The reconstruction works are expected to begin formally with President Bidhya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli laying the foundations for the reconstruction of Rani Pokhari in Kathmandu and houses in Bungamati of Lalitpur respectively.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.